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building along the way. they attacked the california bank and trust. >> we have been told by california bank security that each one of these windows cost $6,000 to replace. the protesters broke 12 of these windows tonight. that's $72,000 in damage here alone. oaknd la police were not -- oakland police were not prepared , so they had to make do with the officers they could muster in a short time. >> if we don't feel we can safely approach the crowd of 250 without the officers getting hurt and also innocent savilleen whys we need to take a wait and watch situation. >> the rampage only lasted half an hour. not enough time to call in mutual aid. in oaknd la, thomas roman, abc7 news. >> san francisco police say many of the protesters arrested yesterday after a violent street march downtown are members of an anarchist gang. about 20 arrests were made after they vandalized businesses, cars and other property. police say they were assaulted with projectiles that included bags of rocks mixed with paint. a family launches an on-line effort to find a killer after their mother was found murdered in
.s. california foreclosure are now at the lowest level since 2007. 5-3 5-31,000 foreclosure in third quarter of this year. that's down 13 percent compared to last year. california saw 45 percent decline in foreclosure over the last year that's the biggest did he children in the nation. >> to southern california now where the space shuttle endeavor getting ready for the final trip this will take it 12 miles down the road to museum in los angeles. this is a live picture of a shuttle white is being held in los angeles. shuttle has sat there for 3 week at the los angeles international airport in this hangar. before dawn hits the shuttle again the very complicated and slow move through the streets. streets will be closed. whole bunch of tree cut did you know and power lines have been removed or raised in some cases. the trip is expected to take two days. what an operation that is. >> my goodness what a sight that will be. a lot of rain in southern california this morning. we had a little bit here as well. >> a little bit. spencer tracks it for us and here with the latest forecast. >> so
california's debt penalty. we now take a closer look at proposition 34. >> the death penalty in california goes beyond repair. >> quintin, home to the world's largest death rows. many h criminals. many have been there for decades, exhausting every lengthy appeal to stay alive. since the death penalty was reinstated in california in 1978, only 14 have been executed. critics say thelong, extensive wait means the system is not working, and it is time to getid of rid of it through proposition 34. a former war done over saw -- wardon over saw four executions. >> at the end they say are we really safer because of what we did? neverwe never answered t question. we knew that answer was no. >> if the death penalty is repealed, the harshest sentence murderers can get is life in prison with no possibility of ever getting out. the sentences of current condemned inmates would be switched to life terms. this debate is not easy for families who have lost loved ones to heinous crimes. some say the death penalty is necessary for justice, and others don't want it. >> it is extremely painful. >> reporter: fo the spike is california specific. they blame low fuel production on august she have respect refinery fire in richmond, high pressure in toerns power surge at exxon mobile and maintenance on crude oil pipe in southern california >> all of these refinery issues coming together at the same time l essentially the perfect storm if you will. >>reporter: pricey storm gas says is driving up wholesale gas prices for retailers. who are then raising prices at the pump. >> there is not a shortage per se. there is more a perception of shortages. ds price and oil forecaster insist the reason for the current gas price surge are false. >> everybody is jack up their wholesale prices not because of current shortages but washington they anticipate to be shortages. >>reporter: he says consumers are being held hostage by shortage scare that doesn't exist. but everyone agrees prices are going up. and they will continue going up by as much as 10 cents a day this week. hitting california consumers right where it hurts. going going up. and the economy not so good writ now wro makin
. gas prices hit a never-before-season-high in california and prices could go higher. >> a night off for row maintenance for president obama as mitt romney in one of the battlegrounds states. >>> at 11:30, the new technology that lets you print in 3-d. how you canÑ/&Ñfñ!ñx1q1qúl >> ama: this probably isn't worth celebrate but it was an historic day at the gas pumps. prices in california hit an all-time high. the average is 4.61 a gallon. that beats the 2008 record by less than a tenth of a penny. in san francisco a gallon of regular is 4 .68. 4.63 in san jose and oak leafnlt prices are still affected by the chevron rye finery fire. the unanimous average is 3.81 a gal. one woman is cutting her work hours. >> i have to fill up two or three times a week, so in order to make it balance i go in less hours, cut out days and that cuts down on my gas. >> ama: and gas prices are likely to increase over the next few days. >>> with the election just a month away irit was rather low key day on the campaign attachment while president obama celebrate his wedding anniversary with the first lad
as well. lucas will remain a consultant on the film. >>> another shark attack off the coast of california, and tonight a surfer is badly hurt. it is the second in a few days in fact. the fatal attack happened last week in southern california and another happened at noon off the humboldt coastline. john is here to explain why this time of year means sharks get closer to people. >> today's incident follows the fatal attack that happened in southern california. there have been several noninjury shark encounters this year. it is why some surfers call this month sharktober. the image on the surfboard says it all. a chunk taken out by what is believed to be a great white shark. it seriously injured a 25-year-old surfer off the coast of humboldt county. he had a 14-inch gash from his ribs to his hip. >> we hoped on him right away. me and another guy that happened to be an emt. we hoped on top of him and used our body weight to hold it in and make sure he wasn't bleeding too bad. >> another victim put him in his truck and rushed him to waiting help. >> they were in the back of the car and applyin
. one major case that is expected to be heard is california's proposition 8 the ban on same-sex marriage. it could be heard sometime in november. >>> oracle world world in san francisco kicked off with a keynote address from larry ella son. he announced some major new products. lilian kim is live at the mosconi center with more on that. lilian? >> alan, this is where it is all happening. we are at the mosconi center where they wanted to know what larry ella son had to offer. >> he took to the stage before a packed room of 10,000 people. on this opening night he kicked off the event with several big product announcements including the thea base 12c. >> be my guest. it is the first multi tenant database in the world. >> it has been in development for more than four years, and it is supposed to be vastly more efficient than traditional databases. and there is the private cloud that should be kept behind the fire walls. >> if you thought the old ones were fast, you ain't seen nothing yet. >> it was his first of two scheduled speeches at open world. about 50,000 people registered for the user
>> the northern california coast is under a tsunami watch after a huge earthquake struck near canada, magnitude 7.7 quick hit off the coast of british columbia at 9:14, followed by a 5.8 aftershock, no reports of injuries. >> also new at 11:00, the embarcadero b.a.r.t. station is closed due to a suicide on the tracks. it happened just before 8:00 p.m. the station was closed as emergency crews removed the body and officials studied the scene. trains are not stopping at the embarcadero station. >> new details about the nanny accused of killing two children in new york city of. she has no criminal history but did recently seek psychiatric help. the mother found her two and six-year-old kids stabbed in the bathtub. he nanny also stabbed herself several times. she is still alive but investigators cannot question her because of wounds to the neck. >> hurricane sandy is quickly approaching lanfall in the u.s. more than 50 million residents are bracing for impact. here's a live look at miami florida right now. there's a light wind blowing across the city skyline, here's the latest on the parts of the cri
.19. my god i can't count that high for 89 not even premium. >> last time this bad in california was 2008. and this spike is supposed to be even worse. the reason? gasoline shortage. due to pipeline outage and closure in southern california and the chevron refinery fire in richmond in august. whole sale praise up 1 dollar means the price at the pump is shooting up too. >> 170 dollars for 35 gallon. >>reporter: in southern california this independent gas station is charging nearly 6 dollars a gallon. >> take it all down and have no goods or we have to just charge that. we have no option. >>reporter: analyst at gas say prices everywhere will rise until next week. and then level out. some gas station owners may opt to close instead of selling pricey gas. >> risking thousands of dollars of losses some station opens are throwing in the towel and saying forget it i'll buy goods when it drops in price. >> reporter: the owner of this business dent have that option. he needs gas now and someone has to pay for it. >> i have to tell my customers that the praises are even higher t
to do this. they have been a long sponsor of the california science center. they are getting this opportunity, and it is a pretty spectacular opportunity for them. this could happen in the next matter of moments. and then it will go back on to the carrier. tomorrow there will be more of a journey and they will find the event actual -- the eventual home at the science center. if you ever make it down to southern california check out the science center near usc and you can see the shuttle up close and personal. reporting live, channel 7 news. >> thanks very much. appreciate it. >>> still to come on abc7 news at 11:00, it is official. we will tell you when and where the next giants playoff game will be held. >> and it took more than 50 years, but now a 93-year-old south bay woman finally has her college degree. >> and on-line shopping upgraded. the hot new act that brings your purchases to you within the hour. and coming up on "nightline." >> coming up next on "nightline" a sex scandal in a sleepy town with an exercise instructor, her alleged prostitution ring and the stir over
the california counter part. except that when it comes to being an out of counter -- there's nothing like having home field advantage. >> i have been getting heckled but i'm doing all right. >> strange interfamiliar land lives not far away in illinois but he likes the giants. >> i was a big barry bond fan and took my allegiance to san francisco with him. >> he sees many more games here than there. immanuel coming to the stadium as giants fan and being hand add cardinals towel to wave. or seeing a woman who painted all 10 of her fingers in cardinal symbol e. do you see any orange in all of this red? >> this town is red. this is red october. cardinal town. >> which means if you are a giants fan uttering the words go giants you have to wonder anyone if anyone is listening. for fans in st. louis during this game 4 there have been better nights. >> i think they are scared. they are feeling sad. we are doing well. >>reporter: more than a little too well as far as giants fans are concerned. as the rainfal rainfalls on busch stadium ready to turn the later out, their sentiment echo those of gia
to arrive at the california science center sometime after 5:00 tomorrow morning. limited visibility seems to be an issue. >> because it's dark, we do have an illumination truck but it's hard to distinguish actual objects from shadows, and the surface of the vehicle isincredy incredibly fragile. you can literally damage a tile with your thumbnail. so he slowed the pace down to maybe half mile-an-hour. >> it was no major single reason for that five-hour delay. officials say it was the accumulation of many small problems involving maneuvering and maintenance, including the small tree on crenshaw boulevard. it forced tree trimmers to clear branches, allowing the shut toll barely inch through. right now it's getting ready to make a right turn on to martin luther king, jr. boulevard. it's been there for the past fewer hours now. >>> in the race for the white house, president barack obama'st surpassed four million donors. mitt romney's campaign has not released its latest numbers. the next presidential debate is just a few days away. here's a report on what the candidates are doing ahead of tues
california, barkley, lee, lee shakes some defenders off. barkley threw only six touchdowns, four to his favorite target, robert woods. breaks the tackle. sc rolls 50-6 your final. >> giants still alive in the nlcs thanks to barry zito's performance. now it's ryan vogelsongs chance to send it to a >> the giants are still alive in the nlcs, barry zito made sure of that last night, forcing a game here tomorrow night with vogelsong on the hill. vogelsong has had seven solid earnings, walked two and struck out four. the cardinals manager is impred with vogelsong. >> good stuff, having a strong season and has been able to make adjustments. that's why he has had the kind of season he has had. so our guys have to be a little more disciplined in their zone and not miss the mistakes, but he did make a -- didn't make a whole lot last time and we'll see what kind of adjustments our guys can make between the last start and tomorrow. >> billy bean wasn't waiting around for the world series, he made a trade sending pennington to the d-backs for chris you can. when healthy, young can be a threat at the
.m. this morning. scheduled for fuel stop in apple valley, california. final destination was scheduled for regional airport in tucson, arizona. now the plane came to the attention of authorities after it was reported missing by the pilot's wife. she became concerned when he didn't showhe up for a scheduled fuel stop. now officials in arizona half moon bay have been lacking for the plane but so far have come up empty. now the craft seats 2 but it wasn't medley clear if he was traveling alon alone. now the faa for their part are lacking both here and in arizona and 50 mile radius around both airports. they are asking that anyone with information contact authorities medley. again, that tail number november 7 2 alpha hote hotel. again anyone with any information at all is ken urged to contact authorities. live in half machine bay. >> it's anxious night there thank you very much gentleman moving on now. a crucial night for the giants. they tied it up here at home tonight against the cardinals one game appease sfv fans were ecstatic tonight. last thing they wented was to see the giants down fi
their hearts out. alan? >> yes, and the guardians of the california victory cannon are still here tonight. because of scheduling issues tomorrow we will see the earliest big game ever. add two more sporting events that have never been seen in the bay area before, and you have one very busy weekend in october. as far as these cal students are concerned, the big game is already on. but the actual kickoff of the big game between cal and stanford doesn't start until noon on saturday in berkeley. it is just one of several sporting events around the bay area. while cal and stanford are going at it, it will be in full swing with skateboarders grinding up picnic benches for the crowd and those like sketchy andy lewis showing off their skills. >> the hardest maneuver is doing a front flip on your feet and back on a 360. other things like a chest bounce where you land on your chest and then spinning flat to the ground 360 degrees and landing back on your chest. >> fans at this free event can actually mingle with the athletes. >> oh yes, that's moi main thing. i am just talking to the fans and heari
with pink brace on her teeth >> police in southern california say man who was set on fire appears to be a victim in all of this. with no connection. you are looking at video from last friday outside long beach market. victim is sitting on the ground on the left-hand side of the screen. po have kong tail sets him on fir fire. victim in the hospital in critical but stable condition with serious burns. there noise evidence the suspect and the victim know one another. >>> well new at 11. las vegas police have zero in on man suspected of stealing 1.6 million dollars in casino chip chips. they believe he walked into the casino on october 10 ie pried open a chip container. unlikely he will be able to redeem the high value chips. >> tomorrow apple is expected to make its biggest product announcement since revealing the i-pad. apple is expected to unveil a smaller less expensive tablet the invitation only announcement set for 10:00 a.m. in san jose. now david louie will be live tweeting the event as it hamas. follow him on twitter at abc 7 david. >>> back to the weather now. rain
. >> it is a disgrace. >> the mayor of san bruno talking about how he thinks the california public utilities commission is handling the aftermath of the devastating explosion that killed eight people two years ago. survivors watched as the city council unanimously passed a resolution calling on the head of the scene to quit or be fired. >> i can't bring my daughter back. i am so happy that they are able to stand in front of everyone and support basically what the city needs. >> the city is faulting cpuc president michael pevy for suspending the public hearings to determine how much pg&e might be fined and blaming the regulator oversigh poor oversig. >> they join the uh assembly and calling for the immediate removal of the public utility president michael pevy who failed in his fundamental duty to protect the citizens of the city of san bruno. >> george mitchell was brought in to mediate talks over the potential fines. they accuse him of a backdoor deal to get mitchell on board. and now the mayor wants mitchell and his law firm to step down. >> we are coming to find out when they came out to talk to som
in california. locally triple a praises are up again since friday fro.64 in santa rosa to 4.73 in san francisco. winter blend gasoline will be sold early to increase supply. expected to bring down prices. although it could have an impact on pollution. >>> now if you are lacking to find the cheapest gas in your neighborhood, we have some tips for you. sgrous to our web site. you will find the best deals in your neighborhood. find the link at the top of our home page. >> number of people in calistoga forced from their homes tomorrow. bomb squad destroy a supply of medical eevter. highly explosive substance found at the calistoga fairground today. now it's too dangerous to transport. bomb squad wil on tt blow it up. that means 75 or 100 people medley south of the fairgrounds will be evacuated for their safety. should take about 2 hours. no major closures are expected. >>> well san jose fire department mean time is looking for arsonist tonight there have been at least 6 incidents in the area of downing avenue off south baskin avenue in the past 8 days. fire bug appears to be targeting dump
back around. as it moves south and eventually the low moves into southern california we will see clouds and sprinkles for your thursday and friday. as we head into your saturday morning this cold front may bring in some early showers on saturday. but it will be early morning if we get anything. tomorrow afternoon upper 50s to the low 70s. it will be a cooler day. partly to mostly cloudy for the afternoon. the morning will feature a few early showers. and around the monterey bay, 65 in santa cruz. the accu-weather seven-day forecast, after the early morning drop we are going for a few sprinkles for thursday and friday. a warmer pattern, but a chance of showers in the north bay on saturday morning. then notice the second half of the weekend is dry. mid80s by wednesday up ander 60s coast. mike will be here from 4:30 to 7:00 a.m. it is not too late to win $49,000 from abc7. these people want the chance.all they have all entered through our facebook page. the winner will be announced after the 49ers game. you can enter. go to news. click on the win $49,000. that will take yo
california causing a loud boom. good evening. i'm carolyn johnson. >> i'm dan ashley. it was seen from monterey to mendocino and east to sacramento. alan wang is live at the space and science center in oakland with the story. alan? >> and there were several astronomers here tonight hosting an event. they were so busy speaking to the guests that they missed the excitement. there were plenty of people who saw it and some who took pictures. these are photos taken by a very alert guy. he said he was watching a girls soccer game when he saw this thing streak across the sky at a low follnd followed by a loud boom. we spoke to several people who saw it in oakland's jack london square around 7:45. we will hear from them followed by an astronomer who tells us what it really was. >> looked over and saw a crescent-shaped object. as it went away it started getting larger. it was expanding. >> i can't really describe exactly what i seen, but it was something abnormal. >> how long did it last? >> i just seen two seconds. >> i am not sure if it was a meteor or not. a meteor drops out of the sky. this
california's central coast was a great white. the santa barbara county sheriff's office released this photo showing marks from the shark's teeth on the bottom of the surfboard. the great white was at least 15 feet long. it was big. the shark researcher made that determination after examining the body of francisco javiero wn solorio who was killed in the shark attack. >>> in an exclusive interview, a former san jose police officer says time card fraud in the department is rampant. he is suing the city. the city, the police department and two other officers. he says they routinely went out to eat or took in a movie when they were forced to work. he was forced to retire early after his team labeled him a snitch. it began in october 2010 when he says he left a poohy swraw party. >> i -- when he left a pizza party. >> that's the coaster, but do i have to do what people do? no. it is just because people say it is okay it doesn't mean it is okay. >> a representative from the city attorney's office says it has reviewed the complaint and found the claims to be unsubstantiated and will defend the law
. on sunday john comes clean about the killing spree that stunned northern california. exclusive confession tapes on sichbilityd you will keep digging. thanks dan. >> let's get a check of the forecast right now. >> weekend almost here. sandy is here with the forecast. >> it is looking spectacular upcoming weekend plans. show you a picture right now. this is unbelievable. look at this shot. this was sent by the squaw valley open today just for a day. r winter fundraiser for skiers and to the public and it's the earliest it has opened since 19 skichlt you can clearly see why. couple of feet of snow this week with the recent storms and it looks dry for the next three days if heading up there to just go play in the snow. let's check out live doppler 7 hd writ now. skies clear and headed to a cold night. own radar on mt. st. helens that. rain in the forecast a chance later on and i'll talk about that in just a moment. it will be tracking that moisture when it develops. temperatures in the 50's and 60's running cooler than where you were yesterday at this tim time. so here are the hig
the bay area, southern california that is, lock for some sunshine there. los angeles 81, 81 for fresno. 79 degrees for sacramento. my accu-weather seven-day forecast, increasing clouds through the bay area. we head into our tuesday and then on wednesday the clouds thicken up. it looks like rain is moving up. the north bay in the afternoon, and it looks like halloween night -- the ticker tape parade will be dry. >> thank you, leigh. and rick quan has been joining us. mike shumann is in detroit. >> yes, she in detroit. when we come back we will hear >>> well, for the second time in three years the giants are world champs. they completed a four-game sweep of detroit with a 4-3 victory in 10 innings. let's go out to comerica park where they were getting the world championship trophy ready. the giants took an erred -- n early lead. belt drives home pe nce. it was an r.b.i triple. the tigers did something in the third they had not done on,n on, the tripleead. crown winner cabrera takes cain deep and it was 2-1 detroit. mvp candidate buster posey came through with a shot down the left field line.
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